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Jannick Top

Jannick Top
Country
France
Profile
French instrumentalist (electric bass and cello) and composer, born in Marseille.
Website
http://jannicktop.com
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Releases on file (20)
Various Artists — Hur! Hommage à la Musique de Christian Vander Various Artists — Hur! Hommage à la Musique de Christian Vander
(Soleil Zeuhl 19-20, 2009, 2CD)
Jannick Top — Infernal Machina Jannick Top — Infernal Machina
(Utopic UR01009, 2008, CD)
Erik Baron / d-z Akørd — De Futura (Hiroshima) Erik Baron / d-z Akørd — De Futura (Hiroshima)
(Musea FGBG 4717.AR, 2007, CD)
STS — Système Solaire STS — Système Solaire
((Not on label) STS01, 1997, CD)
Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales Various Artists — Supernatural Fairy Tales
(Rhino Records R2 72451, 1996, 5CD)
Lockwood / Top / Vander / Widemann — Fusion Lockwood / Top / Vander / Widemann — Fusion
(JMS 015-2, 1981/2006, CD)
Lockwood Top Vander Widemann — Fusion-Paris 80 Lockwood Top Vander Widemann — Fusion-Paris 80
(Utopic UR 01006, 1981/2001, CD)
Magma — Mythes et Légendes Vol.1 Magma — Mythes et Légendes Vol.1
(Seventh Records REX XIV, 1980/1985, CD)
Magma — Inédits Magma — Inédits
(Celluloid LTM 1001, 1977, LP)
VanderTop — Best on Tour 76 VanderTop — Best on Tour 76
(Utopic UR 01005, 1976/2001, CD)
Jannick Top / Utopic Sporadic Orchestra — Nancy 75 Jannick Top / Utopic Sporadic Orchestra — Nancy 75
(Utopic UR 01003, 1976/2001, CD)
VanderTop — Paris 76 VanderTop — Paris 76
(Utopic UR 01001, 1976/2001, CD)
Heldon — V: Un Rêve Sans Conséquence Spéciale Heldon — V: Un Rêve Sans Conséquence Spéciale
(Cuneiform Rune 65, 1976/1995, CD)
Jannick Top — Soleil d'Ork Jannick Top — Soleil d'Ork
(Utopic EX 6245, 1976/2001, CD)
Magma — Üdü Wüdü Magma — Üdü Wüdü
(RCA Victor FPL1-7332, 1976, LP)
Speed Limit — Speed Limit Speed Limit — Speed Limit
(Belle Antique 071351, 1975/2007, CD)
Magma — Köhntarkösz Magma — Köhntarkösz
(Seventh Records REX VIII, 1974/1988, CD)
Magma — Wurdah Ïtah (Expanded) Magma — Wurdah Ïtah (Expanded)
(Seventh Records Rex IX, 1974/2017, CD)
Magma — Mekanïk Destruktïw Kommandöh Magma — Mekanïk Destruktïw Kommandöh
(SP-4397, 1973, LP)
Vander / Top / Blasquiz / Garber — Sons - Document 1973 - Le Manor Vander / Top / Blasquiz / Garber — Sons - Document 1973 - Le Manor
(Seventh Records AKT II, 1973/1993, CD)

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